MSD crank trigger

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MSD crank trigger

Postby Mike Ganoe » Mon Jan 23, 2017 10:20 am

Hello,

Working on my daughter's footbrake car. Going to change over to MSD grid system and want to add crank trigger set up also. Measured balancer on motor (350 Chevy) at 6.5 inches. Only
crank trigger wheels I see are 6.25 inches or 7 inches. Which one do I need?

Thanks
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Re: MSD crank trigger

Postby Pool Man » Tue Jan 24, 2017 11:00 pm

I would think you would need the larger diameter. The reason I say that is due to setting the pickup. It needs (IIRC) to be approx. .080 from the edge of the wheel. If you were to use the smaller wheel then you would not be able to set the proper distance due to it hitting the balancer before you get to the .080. Most I have seen however are just small amount larger if not the same size as the balancer. I see nothing wrong with using one larger.
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